Providing quality treatment

Dear Editor: Bishop Michael Bransfield’s 2011 pastoral letter, “Hearts Made Whole,” urged more effective, caring responses on all levels of society for “those dealing with mental health and addiction issues.” Since that time many strides have been made regarding behavioral health, but one population of sufferers needs much more done. This More...

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By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Just maybe

Dear Editor: Last week was an interesting week in presidential politics, sort of. The long drawn out process of the American presidential election can turn into a real yawner. Many other countries allocate four More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Re: Detch commentary

Dear Editor: I would like to say a big “Amen” to Jack H. Smith’s comment in last week’s paper concerning Paul Detch’s commentary a few weeks ago. I read that commentary in horror, as did others I know. On More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

ISIS threat real

Dear Editor: In his letter, posted Dec. 9, 2015, Terry Wodder assures us that all is well as far as the ISIS threat is concerned. He glosses over the fact that the 130 people who died in the Paris attack were killed More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Pass Ordinance 254 now

Dear Editor: One of the things that makes Lewisburg special, a “cool” town, is its diversity. It would be wise and timely to pass Ordinance 254 now. Thank you, Betty Schwimmer Lewisburg    More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Re: Detch commentary

Dear Editor: I am a Baptist and I hope that for the sake of his clients that Paul Detch knows more about the law than he apparently knows about God’s Holy Word the Bible. Sincerely, Jack H. Smith Ronceverte  More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Re: Home Rule in Lewisburg

Dear Editor: A few things Lewisburg citizens should know about Lewisburg’s second application to the Home Rule Program: First let me say, that it is getting extremely tiresome and time consuming to try to keep More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

City Hall out of control

Dear Editor: I grew up in Lewisburg when Lewisburg was truly a cool town to live in. That was a long time ago, not quite during the age of Dinosaurs, but pretty close. The ‘50s to be exact. What a great era that More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Reply to Greg Zafros’ letter

Dear Editor: Kudos to Greg Zafros of Lewisburg for simply “telling it like it is.” GOP no longer stands for the Grand Old Party of Lincoln & Eisenhower. Instead, it stands for the Great Opposition Party More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Article 137 Human Rights Commission

Dear Editor: ARTICLE 137 Human Rights Commission The City of Lewisburg is proposing to rewrite art. 137 where in “the city continues to strive to be an inclusive City where people can live and work without fear More...